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Photograph, framed [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1961]; unknown photographer; 1...

Photograph, framed [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1961]; unknown photographer; 1961; MT2011.185.472
Name/Title
Photograph, framed [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1961]
About this object
A black and white photograph of the Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1961. The brigade was established 2 November 1925.

Identified (left to right):
back row - (firemen)
McLeod, B.
Wards, L.M.
Meikle, R.B.
Thomson, D.G.
Balloch, M.A.
middle row -
Calder, A.R.
Gilson, A.W.
McLeod, D.G.
Buchanan, W.W.
McIntosh, J.C.
Chamberlain, N.M.
front row -
MacDonell, R.G.
Thorn, C.A.
Chamberlain, A.H. (3rd officer)
McLeod, N. (chief fire officer)
McKay, A.W. (dpt. chief fire officer)
Anderson, J.H. (4th officer)
Sharp, R.C.

Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, black and white
Date Made
1961
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
organic, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks
Printed on mount above photograph: details of name
Printed on mount below photograph: names
(see description)

On reverse:
handwritten in chalk - 'BALLOCH'
on sticker - 'FROM / SHIRLEY & CO. / THE HOME OF / PAINT & PICTURES / GORE'

Technique
printed
glazed
framed
Measurements
h 290mm x w 363mm x d 13mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords
clothing/fashion/costume/dress
fire brigade
people
genealogy/personal and family names
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
photograph
Object number
MT2011.185.472
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